#2316 nfloat

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Barton Willis
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2013-08-23
2011-12-03
Barton Willis
No

Wrong:

(%i32) nfloat((sqrt(1+x)-1)/x,[x=1.0e-16],15);
(%o32) 0

OK:

(%i33) nfloat((sqrt(1+x)-1)/x,[x=1.0e-16],16);
(%o33) 5.0b-1

Discussion

  • Robert Dodier
    Robert Dodier
    2013-08-23

    • status: open --> closed
    • Group: --> None
     
  • Robert Dodier
    Robert Dodier
    2013-08-23

    duplicate of #2315.